The preseason is coming to a close and Week 1 is almost upon us! Get the latest depth chart news with St. Louis announcing their starting QB along with a brief fantasy toe dip. Also, we begin the preseason prediction process by picking top defenses, offenses, and XFL innovators. Get all that plus the latest news from around the league!
The 52-man rosters are now official for each team and on this episode we dive into what stands out the most about each team (on paper). Also get an idea of what each team’s on-field style may be with just a hint of speculation about depth charts! And for our Good Crisp Interview, Bryant caught up with L.A. Wildcats team president Heather Brooks Karatz at the team block party. We are closer than ever as we grind out this last week of the preseason!
Training Camp has ended and now each team must bring their rosters down to 52 players. With those big roster announcements looming, we put a bow on training camp and discuss the biggest takeaways from the last few weeks in Houston, as well as what else fans can expect from the final two weeks on the road to kickoff. Also find out why Seattle fans are staying true to form and hear about how St. Louis BattleHawks defensive back Kenny Robinson’s interesting journey to the XFL has just gotten even more interesting.
Recorded at TDECU Stadium following the first XFL scrimmage, Alan and Bryant recap what they saw after DC and Seattle squared off! Plus, Tampa Bay Vipers center Jordan McCray joins the show to discuss his time at training camp and what we can expect from Marc Trestman’s team. Also, get reaction to the Luis Perez trade and the latest league transactions as camp winds down.
6:00 – BattleHawks sign QB Nick Fitzgerald + other news and notes from around the league
10:35 – Luis Perez traded to NY
15:39 – Ref unis, stadium visuals, and other “first looks” on Scrimmage Day
23:14 – Good Crisp Interview with Vipers Center Jordan McCray
32:16 – Observations from the DC vs. Seattle scrimmage
With training camp winding down, this week features insight from players as well as two of our hosts whose boots are on the ground at Camp XFL in Houston! Alan and Bryant give their take on what they have seen at various team training camps, plus, get the latest on transactions, fantasy football, and much much more!
Good Crisp Interviews Featuring…
Tanner Gentry, Demetrious Cox, and AJ Hendy of the New York Guardians Tre’ Williams, Damien Mama, and Patrick Vahe of the L.A. Wildcats
6:15 – The latest XFL transactions
25:30 – Good Crisp Interviews
46:10 – Practice Observations and Standouts
56:00 – Potentially Playing XFL Fantasy Football
59:00 – Stories from Alan & Bryant’s Adventures in Houston
1:06:15 – Joint Practices and Upcoming Scrimmages
Head of Officiating Dean Blandino joins the show to explain and discuss the reimagined rules of football introduced by the XFL earlier this week. Also, get the latest on the first full week of training camp and the sports wagering community preparing for the XFL.
Training camp is underway and the rules will soon be rolled out! The first week of 2020 brings a ton to dive into including rumors surrounding the BattleHawks offensive coordinator position, potential camp additions, and of course what the rules reveal will be like this coming Tuesday. The road to 2020 is complete but we are still onward toward kickoff in February with another jam packed XFL Show!
It is the final episode of 2019 and this week’s show features a look into the hopes and wishes for what’s to come in 2020! Which player are you rooting for the succeed the most? Which coach is going to be the most talked about? What does success for the league mean in 2020? All that plus a deep dive into the roster breakdowns of each team heading into training camp.
As mini camps finish up across the XFL this week, this episode features a glimpse at what went down at Bob Stoops’ camp in Dallas as defensive end Winston Craig of the Renegades joins the program. Also, Houston’s head man in charge, June Jones says “aloha” to the show to discuss Roughnecks mini camp, his run-n-shoot offense, and a ton more. The league also had its first trades made this week to go along with some other notable roster moves by a couple teams. All this, plus all the essential news from the XFL you need to know from the last week!